2004:0339 - SPITAL, Cork

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Cork Site name: SPITAL

Sites and Monuments Record No.: N/A Licence number: 04E1315

Author: Annette Quinn, Tobar Archaeological Services, 15 Willowfields, Ladysbridge, Castlemartyr, Co. Cork.

Site type: No archaeological significance


ITM: E 567179m, N 593204m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 52.089790, -8.478930

Testing was carried out of a proposed development site at Spital, Buttevant. The development consisted of the construction of a dwelling house and associated services. The site is within the zone of archaeological potential for a fulacht fiadh (SMR 17:128). Five trenches were excavated along the footprint of the proposed dwelling house and driveway. No archaeological finds or features were uncovered during testing.